Press Release

Dan Quart Joins the Everyday Injustice Podcast to Discuss His Vision for Public Safety

April 21, 2021
Contact: Kate Smart

MANHATTAN - Dan Quart joined the Everyday Injustice podcast to discuss his recently released plan for keeping Manhattan safe as well as police reform and building a fairer system. Read more below.

Everyday Injustice: Manhattan DA Candidate Dan Quart

Earlier this month, Dan Quart released his public safety plan and one of his comments was: “We do not have to choose between a fairer and a safer city.”  We really have created this kind of false dichotomy – where people have bought into this notion that if we reform the system, we become less safe.”

Listen as Quart talks about his plan and burning issues like police reform and Rikers Island.

Read the full article and listen to the podcast here.

About Dan Quart: Dan Quart is one of NYC’s top pro bono attorneys and a New York State Assemblymember representing Manhattan’s East Side. A Washington Heights native who grew up in subsidized housing with working-class parents, Dan was raised by a public school teacher and a social worker who taught him the value of public service. Since graduating law school, he has dedicated his career to standing up for tenants' rights and advocating for criminal justice reform.

As Manhattan’s next District Attorney, Dan will fight to end mass incarceration, hold law enforcement accountable for police brutality, and ensure that all Manhattanites feel safe. Learn more at and